Casting Complete for National Tour of White Christmas, Featuring Tony Winner Karen Ziemba

National Tour News   Casting Complete for National Tour of White Christmas, Featuring Tony Winner Karen Ziemba
 
Randy Skinner directs and choreographs.
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Karen Ziemba Russell Rowland

Complete casting has been announced for the national tour of Irving Berlin's White Christmas, which begins November 7 in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Tony winner Karen Ziemba, currently on Broadway in Prince of Broadway, has been cast in the role of Martha Watson. She will be joined by Sean Montgomery as Bob Wallace, Jeremy Benton as Phil Davis, Kerry Conte as Betty Haynes, and Kelly Sheehan as Judy Haynes.

The cast will also include Conrad John Schuck as General Waverly, Gil Brady as Ralph Sheldrake, Aaron Galligan-Stierle as Mike Nulty, Cliff Bemis as Ezekiel Foster, and Makayla Joy Connolly and Bella Yantis as Susan Waverly.

The ensemble comprises Kelly Black, Stephanie Brooks, Darien Crago, Laurie DiFilippo, Sarah Fagan, Drew Humphrey, Bryan Thomas Hunt, Matthew J. Kilgore, Brianna Latrash, Ann-Ngaire Martin, Danny McHugh, Chris McNiff, Bryan Charles Moore, Kristyn Pope, Sean Quinn, and Chelsea Williams.

Directed and choreographed by Randy Skinner, the limited tour will also play engagements in Fort Worth, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; Dallas, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; and New Orleans, Louisiana.

Based on the classic film of the same name, the musical has a score full of Irving Berlin classics and a book by David Ives and Paul Blake. The production tells the story of two showbiz buddies putting on a show in a Vermont inn, and finding their perfect mates in the bargain.

The creative team also includes set designer Anna Louizos with set adaptation by Kenneth Foy, costume designer Carrie Robbins, lighting designer Ken Billington, sound designer Keith Caggiano, orchestrator Larry Blank, vocal arranger Bruce Pomahac, and musical director Michael Horsley, with casting by Binder Casting/Jay Binder.

The original Broadway production was directed by Walter Bobbie and choreographed by Skinner.

Irving Berlin's White Christmas is produced by Work Light Productions.

Visit IrvingBerlinsWhiteChristmas.com for more information.

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